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NEWS FLASH CORRESPODENT Vessels on the Bay of Bengal and rivers are going to get fastest internet for communication replacing the old system, thanks to Bangabandhu-I, Bangladesh’s first communication satellite. Both maritime and river vessels will get 24-hour real time information on weather and other emergency services using the satellite. To this end, the Ministry of Shipping and the Bangladesh Communication Satellite Company Limited (BCSCL) today struck a memorandum of understanding (MoU). Shipping Secretary Md Abdus Samad and BCSCL Managing Director Saiful Islam signed the MoU at the Shipping Ministry. Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan, Posts, Telecommunications and Information Technology Minister…